Coopers Blues Music Festival unveils foot-stomping lineup

Coopers Blues Music Festival unveils foot-stomping lineup

Jimi Hocking
Photo: Alana Young

Blues, blues and more blues.

The Coopers Blues Music Festival returns for its eighth year in October, offering up an incredible (and free) celebration of all things blues.

This year’s festival finds a new home at The Paddock at Fed Square after spending years at Docklands. The new location is far more accessible and convenient, festival organisers say.

Heading to the Wonderland Spiegeltent for this year’s Coopers Blues Music Festival are homegrown singer-guitarist Jimi Hocking and his Blues Machine, modern blues outfit Dreamboogie, Blue Sunday, The McNamarr Project and plenty more stellar acts.

To complement the stellar lineup, a huge array of food trucks, venues and the Coopers Garden Bar will be serving up the goods as you boogie the night away.

Check out the lineup for Coopers Blues Music Festival below:

Jimi Hocking’s Blues Machine
Blue Sunday
Rod Paine & The Fulltime Lovers
The McNamarr Project
T.K. Reeve
John Williams Doubleshot of Blues
Victor Cripes
Julian James
Paulie Bignell & The Thornbury Two
Wayne Jury & Iseula
Justin Yap & Rambal
Isiah B Brunt
Melbourne & Sydney Youth in Blues.

The Coopers Blues Music Festival goes down Sunday October 20 at Fed Square. For more info, head to the festival website.

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